Do You Actually Know NFL - Oakland Raiders?

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  • 1. 

    On July 31, 2008, who signed a $9.765 million franchise player tender offer with the Oakland Raiders?

    • A.

      JaMarcus Russell

    • B.

      Nnamdi Asomugha

    • C.

      Zach Miller

    • D.

      LaMont Jordan

    Correct Answer
    B. Nnamdi Asomugha
    Explanation
    Nnamdi Asomugha signed a $9.765 million franchise player tender offer with the Oakland Raiders on July 31, 2008.

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  • 2. 

    JaMarcus Russell's $61 million contract with the Oakland Raiders was for how many years?

    • A.

      Six

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      Four

    • D.

      Seven

    Correct Answer
    A. Six
    Explanation
    JaMarcus Russell's $61 million contract with the Oakland Raiders was for six years.

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  • 3. 

    Who was cleared for practice with the Oakland Raiders after being severely beaten in Las Vegas in 2008?

    • A.

      Javon Walker

    • B.

      LaMont Jordan

    • C.

      Zach Miller

    • D.

      Ronald Curry

    Correct Answer
    A. Javon Walker
    Explanation
    Javon Walker was cleared for practice with the Oakland Raiders after being severely beaten in Las Vegas in 2008.

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  • 4. 

    Javon Walker signed a six-year, $55 million deal with the Oakland Raiders after being released by whom?

    • A.

      Cleveland Browns

    • B.

      Denver Broncos

    • C.

      Cincinnati Bengals

    • D.

      Kansas City Chiefs

    Correct Answer
    B. Denver Broncos
    Explanation
    Javon Walker signed a six-year, $55 million deal with the Oakland Raiders after being released by the Denver Broncos.

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  • 5. 

    In 2007, who became the youngest head coach in Oakland Raiders' history?

    • A.

      Monte Kiffin

    • B.

      James Cregg

    • C.

      Lane Kiffin

    • D.

      Willie Brown

    Correct Answer
    C. Lane Kiffin
    Explanation
    Lane Kiffin became the youngest head coach in Oakland Raiders' history in 2007. This means that at the time of his appointment, he was younger than any previous head coach in the team's history.

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  • 6. 

    On the Raiders.com 2008 website, Hiram Eugene said he'd most like to play against what NFL player?

    • A.

      John Elway

    • B.

      Eli Manning

    • C.

      Jerry Rice

    • D.

      Terrell Owens

    Correct Answer
    D. Terrell Owens
    Explanation
    Hiram Eugene, on the Raiders.com 2008 website, expressed his desire to play against Terrell Owens, an NFL player.

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  • 7. 

    In August 2008, ESPN reported that Oakland Raiders coach Lane Kiffin was asked to resign by whom?

    • A.

      Rob Ryan

    • B.

      John Herrera

    • C.

      James Lofton

    • D.

      Al Davis

    Correct Answer
    D. Al Davis
    Explanation
    In August 2008, ESPN reported that Oakland Raiders coach Lane Kiffin was asked to resign by Al Davis.

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  • 8. 

    What former San Diego Chargers coach interviewed for head coach of the Oakland Raiders in 2006 and 2007?

    • A.

      James Lofton

    • B.

      John Herrera

    • C.

      Rob Ryan

    • D.

      Lane Kiffin

    Correct Answer
    A. James Lofton
    Explanation
    James Lofton is the correct answer because he interviewed for the head coach position of the Oakland Raiders in both 2006 and 2007.

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  • 9. 

    How did the Oakland Raiders finish up their first season under coach Lane Kiffin?

    • A.

      12-Apr

    • B.

      13-Mar

    • C.

      10-May

    • D.

      8-Jun

    Correct Answer
    A. 12-Apr
    Explanation
    The Oakland Raiders finished their first season under coach Lane Kiffin on April 12th.

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  • 10. 

    After 13 NFL seasons, what Oakland Raiders tackle announced his retirement on July 31, 2008?

    • A.

      Warren Sapp

    • B.

      John Lynch

    • C.

      Derrick Broks

    • D.

      Philip Rivers

    Correct Answer
    A. Warren Sapp
    Explanation
    Warren Sapp announced his retirement on July 31, 2008, after 13 NFL seasons.

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  • 11. 

    What Oakland Raider was the only player in the NFL to wear jersey #00?

    • A.

      Rodger Bird

    • B.

      Chris Carr

    • C.

      Clem Daniels

    • D.

      Jim Otto

    Correct Answer
    D. Jim Otto
    Explanation
    Jim Otto was the only player in the NFL to wear jersey #00. This unique number made him stand out among other players and became his signature. Jim Otto, a former Oakland Raider, was a legendary center who played his entire career with the team. He was known for his exceptional skills and toughness, earning him a place in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. His choice to wear #00 further solidified his iconic status in NFL history.

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  • 12. 

    Raiders defensive coordinator Rob Ryan has a twin who was 2008 defensive coordinator of what team?

    • A.

      Cincinnati Bengals

    • B.

      Baltimore Ravens

    • C.

      Tennessee Titans

    • D.

      Denver Broncos

    Correct Answer
    B. Baltimore Ravens
    Explanation
    Rob Ryan's twin brother, Rex Ryan, was the defensive coordinator for the Baltimore Ravens in 2008. Rex Ryan is also a well-known football coach, having served as the head coach for the New York Jets and the Buffalo Bills.

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  • 13. 

    2014 was the Raiders' 3rd season under which head coach?

    • A.

      Jonathan Dowling

    • B.

      Dennis Allen

    • C.

      Reggie McKenzie

    • D.

      Shelby Harris

    Correct Answer
    B. Dennis Allen
    Explanation
    Dennis Allen was the head coach of the Raiders during their third season in 2014. This implies that there were two previous head coaches before him, making him the third head coach.

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  • 14. 

    Which linebacker did the Raiders take with their first pick in the 2014 draft?

    • A.

      Justin Ellis

    • B.

      Khalil Mack

    • C.

      Gabe Jackson

    • D.

      Travis Carrie

    Correct Answer
    B. Khalil Mack
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Khalil Mack. In the 2014 draft, the Raiders selected Khalil Mack as their first pick. Mack is a linebacker who has had a successful career in the NFL, earning multiple Pro Bowl selections and being named the NFL Defensive Player of the Year in 2016. He has been known for his exceptional pass rushing skills and ability to disrupt opposing offenses.

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  • 15. 

    Which Pro Bowl defensive end did the Raiders acquire before the 2014 season?

    • A.

      Brent Hawkins

    • B.

      JJ Watt

    • C.

      Justin Tuck

    • D.

      Darnell Dockett

    Correct Answer
    C. Justin Tuck
    Explanation
    The Raiders acquired Justin Tuck before the 2014 season.

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